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  • West Nile virus found in Geneva; spraying planned

    GENEVA – The West Nile virus was detected Aug. 21 in a mosquito trap on Geneva’s west side. The city’s mosquito abatement contractor will be spraying ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Batavia School Board debates city request to extend TIF district

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members want to know more about why the city is asking for an extension of its downtown tax increment financing distric ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Batavia School Board to vote on 3-year teachers contract

    BATAVIA – Batavia teachers have agreed to a new three-year contract with Batavia School District 101.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Closing of local shops a familiar fate for many small businesses

    Campton Hills resident Donna Chipp said she didn’t set out to make a “ton of money” when she opened a jewelry store in downtown St. Charles in 2009.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Owners of long-time businesses share their keys for success

    Despite Foltos Tonsorial Parlor’s decades of history in downtown Batavia, owner Craig Foltos said it was a nationwide tragedy that showed him just how ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Fans kick off prep football season across McHenry County

    Clad in green and gold, Crystal Lake South fans lined the visitor bleachers at Marian Central High School’s stadium and sat patiently for the opening ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Police reports: Lisle for Aug. 27

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Lisle Police Department and the DuPage County Sheriff's Office. Individuals listed in Police Report ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:08 pm
  • The Dailey Method to add new exercise class

    WHEATON – Local gym The Dailey Method will add a new, self-titled workout class to its schedule in September, according to a news release from the bus ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:05 pm
  • Wheaton Community Center to host Worldwide Day of Play

    WHEATON – The Wheaton Park District will host a free, worldwide event aimed at getting kids out and playing from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Comm ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:02 pm
  • Police reports: Wheaton for Aug. 28

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Wheaton Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:00 pm
  • Glenbard District 87 begins first year of iPad rollout

    GLEN ELLYN – School is back in session and Glenbard Township High School District 87 has officially started the first year of its iPad rollout program ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 9:22 pm
  • D-41 teacher a finalist for national children's literature award

    GLEN ELLYN – A Glen Ellyn School District 41 teacher has been nominated for a children's literature award, according to a news release from Kabuki Hel ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 8:43 pm
  • Police reports: Glen Ellyn for Aug. 28

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department and the DuPage County Sheriff's Office. Individuals listed in Police R ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 7:54 pm
  • Marklund warns of solicitor scam

    NORTH AURORA – Marklund is warning area residents to beware of a scam that involves door-to-door solicitors requesting donations to cover the costs of ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 7:42 pm
  • Naperville teens charged after allegedly selling ecstasy, cocaine to undercover officers

    NAPERVILLE – Two Naperville teens were recently charged for allegedly selling ecstasy and cocaine to undercover police, according to a news release fr ...
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 12:25 am
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